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Southlake Receives New Community Recreation Center

Mar 11, 2014 09:00AM ● By Dia

Verandas at Southlake

The City of Southlake recently award Adolfson & Peterson Construction a project to build a new community recreation center. The project was confirmed by the city council in favor of selecting the company as the general contractor.

The Southlake Community Recreation Center is a two-story, 105,200-square-foot building, currently in design by Barker Rinker Seacat Architecture. The project will be constructed in two phases. Phase one will include various additions such as a community events hall, senior center and an outdoor amphitheater. Phase two will include a recreation and aquatic center with multiple spaces, including a lobby, indoor playground, gymnasium and outdoor living spaces.

“Having recently completed the new Forest Park Medical Center in Southlake, Adolfson & Peterson Construction is well versed in the city's codes and requirements for new development projects,” says Candice Edmondson, the city of Southlake’s deputy director.

The Southlake Community Recreation Center is currently in preconstruction, with the groundbreaking for phase 1 scheduled for August 2014.

Darling Homes Expands to Southlake

The Verandas at Southlake 65 will take shape in one of Dallas-Fort Worth’s fastest-growing cities. The new development will be located at 515 Chesapeake Ln. and will feature Darling Homes’ signature patio houses, ranging from 2,600 to 3,500 square feet. Each home will offer residents expansive bedrooms, luxurious living areas and picturesque outdoor living spaces. Prices will start in the $500,000 range.

Darling Homes chose to build in Southlake because of the unique sense of community that is rarely found in other cities without having to sacrifice modern conveniences, explains Cheryl Turner, vice president of sales and marketing for Darling Homes in Dallas.

Potential homeowners will discover the signature mark of wooden beams throughout the rooms as well as a well-appointed gourmet kitchen. Additionally, the units feature a master bedroom with his-and-her sinks, walk-in shower and a soaking tub. The new development will be located minutes from Southlake Town Square and additional shopping and dining destinations. 

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